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Jardin marino

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Main street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0934
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche mixto” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here for some authentic Costa Rican casadas and were not disappointed. The gallo pinto is fantastic, the grilled fish perfectly cooked, and everything was really reasonably priced. Make sure to stop here!

Thank keenesam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stop by and from the greeting you could see they have good service. The food was espectacular, to be honest I wasn't expecting it. We were a group of 9 people and even though they were fast enough to have everything ready. I recommend...More

Thank 941aba
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Ate at Marino several times and kept going back. Their 'typical' meal is excellent and the atmosphere and service are pleasant. Not a fancy restaurant just very well done. Right on the main street across from the Outback. Open air and welcoming.

Thank JohnC44
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Easy to find, right on the Main Street in Samara, Jardin Marino is a solid choice for typical Costa Rican fare. The ceviche mixto was good, although I don't love the inclusion of octopus. A bit on the expensive side for typical...but on par with...More

Thank 303Shan
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We just arrived here after sunset on New Years. The place we stay at only accept cash. We discovered both ATMs in town to be without money. The 1st restaurant we went to (because of the reviews on TA) was closed. So were our 2nd...More

Thank JLotz
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This place was pretty budget friendly compared to other places near the beach. The food was great! The staff was friendly!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This sister -brother operation offers very tasty local offerings our family had three different casados and a a shrimp/rice dish. All were delicious. Very reasonably priced.

Thank garkar
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here when we arrived in Samara. I was glad that I read the Tripadvisor reviews because it was really a gem. The food was very good and the staff was very nice and friendly . Food was very affordable and we were happy....More

Thank OMD_10
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Great portions and food for our family of five. This is a nice family-run spot that is family friendly. Solid Tico cuisine. We had two dinners and a lunch here, mostly casados. Extra fun when there's a soccer game on TV.

Thank chesterjibowitz
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Jardin Marino was the first restaurant we ate at when we arrived in Sámara. They serve Costa Rican specialties and the food is served hot and fresh! Spotlessly clean and very well priced. We ate here several times during our stay and enjoyed it each...More

Thank 2pupps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 0934
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